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Weisbart Springer Hayes Secures another Jury Verdict and Judgment

Austin, Texas – Earlier this year the firm’s Geoff Weisbart and Nicole LeFave obtained a jury verdict on behalf of Austin investment entity FWH Investments IRA, LLC after a one-week trial in Travis County District Court. The case arose from the financial fallout related to the closing of Run-Tex, Inc., a longtime and iconic Austin… Read more »

Firm Proudly Sponsors American Red Cross Fundraiser

Weisbart Springer Hayes was proud to sponsor Luminaria 2016, the signature fundraising event for the American Red Cross Serving Central Texas. This year’s gala, held on April 26 at the Four Seasons, celebrated the 100th anniversary of the Central Texas chapter and honored individuals and organizations that have been instrumental in implementing its mission in… Read more »

Weisbart Springer Hayes Adds Attorney Danielle Taylor

The Texas litigation boutique Weisbart Springer Hayes LLP has added Danielle Taylor, a recent honors graduate of Baylor University School of Law, to the nine-attorney firm. Ms. Taylor earned numerous honors during law school, including Best Oral Advocate in the American College of Trial Lawyers Moot Court Regional Competition and Best Oral Advocate in the… Read more »

Firm Places Two Attorneys on Texas Rising Stars List

AUSTIN — Weisbart Springer Hayes is pleased to announce that attorneys Sara Janes and Matt Wood have been named to the 2016 Texas Rising Stars list of the state’s top young lawyers. This is the sixth consecutive year Ms. Janes has been named to the exclusive annual listing based on her representation of clients in… Read more »

Weisbart Springer Hayes Promotes Sara Janes to Partner

AUSTIN — The Austin litigation firm Weisbart Springer Hayes LLP has announced that Sara Janes has become a partner in the firm. “Sara Janes is an extraordinary lawyer. I have had the pleasure of working closely with her for several years and could not be happier that she is our partner” says co-founding partner Butch Hayes. “I’m… Read more »

Firm Attorneys Honored in Best Lawyers in America for 2016

The Best Lawyers of America has honored three firm lawyers in its 2016 publication.  Founding partner Sherrard (Butch) Hayes has been named Lawyer of the Year in Austin for Labor Law-Management and Geoff Weisbart was recognized in the area of Commercial Litigation. Best Lawyers conducts a rigorous survey that includes more than 4 million confidential… Read more »

Firm Wins Pro Bono Construction Case

The trial team of Matt C. Wood and Mia A. Storm recently won a significant judgment in Austin for a pro bono client in a trial involving the defective and incomplete construction of a house. In 2014, the firm’s client paid the defendant, a builder, virtually all of her life savings to construct a small… Read more »

Austin Law Firm Weisbart Springer Hayes Adds Trial Lawyer Matt C. Wood

AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas litigation boutique Weisbart Springer Hayes LLP has added experienced trial and appellate lawyer Matt C. Wood, who joins the firm from the Austin office of Baker Botts LLP. Mr. Wood has experience in a wide range of complex commercial litigation, including trial experience in both federal and state courts. He… Read more »

Weisbart Springer Hayes Secures a “Top Verdict” for 2014

AUSTIN, Texas – The Austin-based litigation firm Weisbart Springer Hayes has been recognized for winning the second largest antitrust verdict in Texas courts last year. The case is highlighted in “Top Texas Verdicts of 2014,” an annual publication compiled by the legal reporting service Verdict Search and distributed in the May 25th edition of Texas… Read more »